Category: Alumni News

New “Minister the Word” Workshop Launched for Training in Biblical Counseling

by Mid-America Communications

Biblical counseling is one of the fastest-growing areas of Christian ministry. Pastors, church workers, and Christians from all walks of life are realizing the importance of using Scripture to help people address their problems. If you find yourself approached by those seeking answers, Mid-America is launching a new one-morning workshop called “Minister the Word” which […]

Dr. Brand Elected First Vice President of the Southern Baptist Convention

by Mid-America Communications

Dr. Lee Brand Jr. was elected to serve as the Southern Baptist Convention’s First Vice President. Dr. Brand’s message remained focused on the sufficiency of Scripture as the preeminent solution to the problems facing our Convention and the world. Read more about his nomination. Read more about his vision for the SBC.

Alumni Make M.O.V.E. Groups in Northeast Possible

by Mid-America Communications

When God led Mid-America to take the bold step towards educating and equipping Christian leaders beyond Memphis and New York by offering online classes (see Messenger Article), one prayer remained — “Lord, how can we ensure these emerging leaders get the same benefit of one-on-one mentoring our resident students do?” Mid-America alumni and friends, particularly […]

From Fisherman to Fisher of Men

by Mid-America Communications

From Fisherman to Fisher of Men It was a particularly violent week in Dennis and Rhonda Landrum’s hometown of Munford, Tennessee. A store owner was shot in the back of his head, leaving two young children and a wife behind. Another store owner had been bound to a chair and left to asphyxiate with a […]